Period
to 6 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Ansible skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ansible over the 6 months to 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 80 94
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14 -21
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 103 200 210
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.10% 3.53% 3.06%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.04% 27.36% 25.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87 204 180
Median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £50,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,375 £76,000
South East median annual salary £66,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +6.40% +8.70% +15.00%

Ansible is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 447 731 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.44% 12.91% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 285 594 556
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,300 £32,500 £31,875
90th Percentile £86,250 £77,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Ansible as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Berkshire

Ansible
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ansible in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Ansible in Berkshire

Ansible
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ansible in Berkshire over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Ansible in Berkshire

Ansible
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 6 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -26 42 £67,500 - 4
Newbury +43 24 £65,000 +13.04%
Maidenhead +19 12 £70,000 +12.00%
Bracknell +19 8 £85,000 +38.78% 2
Wokingham +18 1 - -
Slough +16 1 £70,000 +19.15%
Ansible
South East

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, IT jobs citing Ansible also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 89 (86.41%) DevOps
2 67 (65.05%) AWS
3 64 (62.14%) Kubernetes
4 61 (59.22%) Linux
5 59 (57.28%) Python
5 59 (57.28%) Docker
6 53 (51.46%) Terraform
7 52 (50.49%) Jenkins
8 46 (44.66%) Puppet
9 44 (42.72%) Azure
10 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (33.98%) Bash Shell
12 34 (33.01%) Opscode Chef
12 34 (33.01%) Java
13 32 (31.07%) Configuration Management
13 32 (31.07%) Git (software)
14 27 (26.21%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (26.21%) GCP
15 24 (23.30%) Google
16 22 (21.36%) AWS CloudFormation
17 21 (20.39%) SQL
18 19 (18.45%) Security Cleared
19 17 (16.50%) Public Cloud
19 17 (16.50%) Web Services
20 16 (15.53%) Fintech
21 15 (14.56%) Migration
21 15 (14.56%) Scrum
22 14 (13.59%) Finance
22 14 (13.59%) MySQL
22 14 (13.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.80%) Apache
1 7 (6.80%) Confluence
2 4 (3.88%) Apache Solr
2 4 (3.88%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (2.91%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.94%) CMS
4 2 (1.94%) Drupal
4 2 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.94%) WordPress
5 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (3.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 67 (65.05%) AWS
2 44 (42.72%) Azure
3 27 (26.21%) GCP
4 22 (21.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (9.71%) Amazon ECS
5 10 (9.71%) SaaS
6 9 (8.74%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (8.74%) GitHub
7 7 (6.80%) Serverless
8 6 (5.83%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (5.83%) IaaS
9 5 (4.85%) OpenShift
10 4 (3.88%) Office 365
10 4 (3.88%) PaaS
10 4 (3.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (1.94%) Amazon EKS
11 2 (1.94%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.97%) AWS CodeCommit
12 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.97%) MinIO
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) SSH
2 6 (5.83%) MPLS
3 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.91%) Network Security
5 2 (1.94%) Firewall
5 2 (1.94%) HTTP
6 1 (0.97%) 5G
6 1 (0.97%) DNS
6 1 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.59%) MongoDB
1 14 (13.59%) MySQL
2 7 (6.80%) Big Data
3 4 (3.88%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (3.88%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.94%) HBase
4 2 (1.94%) JasperReports
4 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.97%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.97%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.97%) Redis
Development Applications
1 52 (50.49%) Jenkins
2 32 (31.07%) Git (software)
3 11 (10.68%) Ant
3 11 (10.68%) Artifactory
3 11 (10.68%) Maven
4 9 (8.74%) GitLab
4 9 (8.74%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (6.80%) JIRA
6 6 (5.83%) CircleCI
6 6 (5.83%) Vagrant
7 4 (3.88%) Mocha
7 4 (3.88%) Subversion
7 4 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.88%) VersionOne
8 3 (2.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.97%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.97%) Robot Framework
9 1 (0.97%) Selenium
General
1 14 (13.59%) Finance
2 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.94%) Military
3 2 (1.94%) Retail
4 1 (0.97%) Games
4 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (66.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (17.48%) Senior DevOps
2 18 (17.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 10 (9.71%) Architect
3 10 (9.71%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (6.80%) AWS DevOps
4 7 (6.80%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 7 (6.80%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (6.80%) Consultant
4 7 (6.80%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 7 (6.80%) Lead DevOps
4 7 (6.80%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 7 (6.80%) Python Engineer
5 6 (5.83%) Azure Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Senior Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.50%) Web Services
2 14 (13.59%) Node.js
3 9 (8.74%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (7.77%) JSON
4 8 (7.77%) YAML
5 6 (5.83%) Velocity
6 4 (3.88%) ADO
6 4 (3.88%) Chai
6 4 (3.88%) Enzyme
6 4 (3.88%) Jest
7 2 (1.94%) Apache Commons
7 2 (1.94%) CSS
7 2 (1.94%) HTML
7 2 (1.94%) React
7 2 (1.94%) Spring
7 2 (1.94%) Twig
7 2 (1.94%) XML
7 2 (1.94%) ZK
8 1 (0.97%) Kafka
8 1 (0.97%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.50%) Public Cloud
2 7 (6.80%) Cloud Native
3 4 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.88%) PMI
4 3 (2.91%) CMDB
4 3 (2.91%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.91%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (2.91%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.94%) User Experience
6 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.97%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 61 (59.22%) Linux
2 14 (13.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (11.65%) Debian
4 10 (9.71%) Windows
5 6 (5.83%) Unix
6 4 (3.88%) CentOS
6 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (86.41%) DevOps
2 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (31.07%) Configuration Management
4 27 (26.21%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (15.53%) Fintech
6 15 (14.56%) Migration
6 15 (14.56%) Scrum
7 14 (13.59%) Waterfall
8 10 (9.71%) Project Management
9 9 (8.74%) Infrastructure as Code
9 9 (8.74%) ITIL
9 9 (8.74%) Kanban
9 9 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (8.74%) TDD
10 8 (7.77%) Coaching
10 8 (7.77%) Microservices
10 8 (7.77%) Project Delivery
10 8 (7.77%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 7 (6.80%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 59 (57.28%) Python
2 35 (33.98%) Bash Shell
3 34 (33.01%) Java
4 21 (20.39%) SQL
5 11 (10.68%) Groovy
5 11 (10.68%) PowerShell
6 9 (8.74%) Shell Script
7 8 (7.77%) JavaScript
8 7 (6.80%) Perl
9 6 (5.83%) Scala
10 4 (3.88%) Ruby
11 3 (2.91%) C++
12 2 (1.94%) ES6
12 2 (1.94%) PHP
13 1 (0.97%) C
13 1 (0.97%) C#
13 1 (0.97%) Go
13 1 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.59%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.80%) Degree
4 4 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.94%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.97%) CCIE
6 1 (0.97%) CCIE Security
6 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) PMBOK
1 4 (3.88%) QA
2 2 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 59 (57.28%) Docker
2 6 (5.83%) iptables
2 6 (5.83%) oVirt
2 6 (5.83%) RHEV
3 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.97%) Ceph
4 1 (0.97%) Gluster
4 1 (0.97%) HDFS
4 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 64 (62.14%) Kubernetes
2 53 (51.46%) Terraform
3 46 (44.66%) Puppet
4 34 (33.01%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (12.62%) Salt
6 11 (10.68%) Packer
7 5 (4.85%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (4.85%) ZABBIX
8 4 (3.88%) Galera Cluster
8 4 (3.88%) OpenNebula
9 3 (2.91%) SCCM
9 3 (2.91%) SCOM
10 2 (1.94%) Grafana
10 2 (1.94%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.97%) Ambari
11 1 (0.97%) Kibana
11 1 (0.97%) logstash
11 1 (0.97%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.97%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.97%) SELinux
Vendors
1 24 (23.30%) Google
2 10 (9.71%) Red Hat
3 6 (5.83%) Sun
4 5 (4.85%) Atlassian
4 5 (4.85%) HP
5 4 (3.88%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (3.88%) hybris
5 4 (3.88%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle
6 3 (2.91%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.91%) Splunk
6 3 (2.91%) VMware
7 2 (1.94%) Cisco
7 2 (1.94%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.97%) Dell
8 1 (0.97%) Huawei
8 1 (0.97%) Vertica